School and Ranking Information
Students within 100 miles of Maitland, FL, can choose from among several public or private for-profit and not-for-profit institutions in which to conduct their studies. Based on school rankings and computer facilities, the following school is considered a top school for digital design degree programs around Maitland, FL:
- Winner: The University of Tampa in Tampa, FL, is approximately 82 miles away from Maitland. The high-ranking university provides students with the opportunity to study the emerging fields of digital design and multimedia through two bachelor's degree programs.
School Info Chart
|Category||University of Tampa|
|Ranking||#24 among Best Regional Universities in the South (2015)*|
|School Type||4-year, private not-for-profit|
|Tuition & Fees (2013-2014)||Undergrad: $25,772**|
|Digital Design Degrees Offered||Bachelor's|
|Digital Design Degrees Awarded in 2012-2013||5**|
|Undergraduate Graduation Rate (in 150% of normal degree time) for 2007 Entering Class||62%**|
|Noteworthy||Ranked among 379 best national institutions for undergraduate education by The Princeton Review***; accredited by the Southern Association of Schools and Colleges|
Sources: *U.S. News and World Report; **NCES College Navigator; ***The University of Tampa
University of Tampa
- 17:1 student-to-faculty ratio
- Curricula offers real-world learning experiences
- Students have access to 45 computer labs for video and multimedia project production
The University of Tampa (UT) is a 4-year private institution that serves about 7,000 students per year. The university offers more than 200 academic programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels. UT's Art Department offers two bachelor's degree programs in or relating to digital design.
The Bachelor of Fine Arts in Digital Arts program prepares students for careers in movie and TV production, animation, special effects and video game creation. Combining digital and traditional media, students study art history, painting, design and computer animation. The Bachelor of Arts in New Media Production program is interdisciplinary, covering topics in a variety of media, such as music, writing, technology and art. Though students examine the relationship between all these forms of media, they concentrate on one form during their final years of the program. Course topics include Web design, digital art, computer programming and music recording.